ASW Alumna Produces Documentary

By Zofia Ciołek As a school that has been around for over sixty years, ASW is proud to have many notable alumni. And one of them, Klaudia Gainza, American School of Warsaw graduate of the class of 2005, has produced what might be a feature documentary: Too Beautiful: Our Right to Fight. Last Friday, Ms. Gainza took the time to come back to ASW and … Continue reading ASW Alumna Produces Documentary

New Faces: Mr. Simon

by Annabell Werner With a new school year starting, ASW gained new members to the community. One of them is Mr. Noel Simon, a new addition to the Learning Support department. Mr. Simon and his wife, who is originally from Ohio, US, moved here from Beijing, China, where they worked at the Western Academy of Beijing. According to Mr. Simon, the decision of moving here … Continue reading New Faces: Mr. Simon

Ms. Michalyca Coming Home

by Zofia Ciolek After spending eleven years in ASW, Ms. Michalyca, currently teaching grade 7 Social Studies, will be returning to her hometown in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. Many students from older grade levels might associate her classes with interesting and challenging projects such as the Roman Power Project, the Kraków Trip Video or memorising the Canadian provinces and being able to place them … Continue reading Ms. Michalyca Coming Home

A Different World: Ms. McLean off to Columbia

By Annabell Werner Ms. McLean has been a teacher in ASW’s learning support for the last two years. Now, she heads off to Medellín, Columbia. Ms. McLean came from a school in Curaçao in the Caribbean. For her, this was a change. She described how in Curaçao, the weather is lot more tropical and sunny than it is here in Warsaw. Schoolwise several things changed … Continue reading A Different World: Ms. McLean off to Columbia

Mr. and Mrs. Raggio Are Off to Japan

By Amelie Rehbein In 2013, a power couple known as “The Raggios” came to ASW. Now, after five years, Mr. and Mrs. Raggio are leaving Warsaw and going to Tokyo in order to begin a new adventure. Mr. Raggio has been the coach for many sports seasons such as basketball, soccer and track and field and also played a major role in the PE department. … Continue reading Mr. and Mrs. Raggio Are Off to Japan

Zimbabwe Will Be a Long Way from Warsaw

by Yoo Jin Lim Louisa W., a member of the Junior Varsity basketball team, Varsity soccer team, and the ASW string quartet will be moving away to Zimbabwe, a country in southern Africa, at the end of this month. After being at ASW for four years, Louisa will be attending Harare International School (HIS) in Harare, Zimbabwe. HIS will be the seventh school Louisa has … Continue reading Zimbabwe Will Be a Long Way from Warsaw